AVADirect Now Offers Intel 1150 Xeon E3-1200 v3 Server & Workstation Systems
August 15, 2013
AVADirect, a leading custom computer integrator, is now offering new Haswell-based E3 Xeon server and workstation configurations. Utilizing the Intel C224 chipset, E3-1200 v3 processors provide vast performance improvements over any E3-series processor to date. Even when utilizing dual-channel memory kits, the generation E3-1200 v3 processors incorporate additional bandwidth to a C224 motherboard's expansion slots. This may not be important for server configurations, but those utilizing Intel's E3-1200 processors will have increased flexibility with a multitude of expansion-slot components; mainly for graphics card solutions to reap the benefits. Intel Xeon E3-1200 v3 processors will be offered in quad-core flavors, with the INTEL Xeon® E3-1220V3 Quad-Core Processor (3.1 - 3.5GHz) being the base SKU, and the INTEL Xeon® E3-1275V3 Quad-Core Processor (3.5 - 3.9GHz) as the highest performer. All E3-1200 v3 processors cap at 8MB of L3 cache, and a 80w maximum TDP using a 22nm architecture.